Edwin Franklin WALES

Edwin Franklin WALES

Male 1882 - 1949  (67 years)

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  • Name Edwin Franklin WALES 
    Born 27 May 1882  Jeffersonville, , , Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Draft Registration 24 Sep 1918  Claypool, , Gila County, Arizona, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Description: Still married to Etta.
    Census 24 Jan 1920  Miami, , Gila County, Arizona, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Draft Registration 1941  Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Description: Lists daughter Florence Gillen as next of kin
    Occupation Watchman 
    Died 4 Jun 1949  2135 N. Melvina Avenue, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Stomach Cancer & Chronic Myocarditus
    Buried 7 Jun 1949  Des Plaines, IL Forest Home Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1518  Thomas
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2011 

    Father William F. WALES,   b. 28 Nov 1854, New Albany, , , Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1896, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Mother Charlotte Majee DOWELL,   b. 21 Mar 1856, Carrollton, , Carroll Co., Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1925, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1880  Jeffersonville, , Clark Co., Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F0602  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sara Susette MANNING,   b. 25 Apr 1883, York Ontario, , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1960, Nevada, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1901  Maplewood Baptist Church, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Maplewood Baptist Church
    Divorced Aft 1918 
    Children 
     1. Dorothy Ella WALES,   b. 22 Aug 1903, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1940, Cullman, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     2. Charlotte Ruth WALES,   b. 13 Apr 1902, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1977, Roselle, , , Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Florence WALES,   b. 19 Mar 1907, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1979, Elmwood Park, , Cook Co., Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Viola WALES,   b. 12 Feb 1908, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1908, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2012 
    Family ID F0100  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nina COLBURN,   b. 28 Jun 1895, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1964, Chicago, , Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1930  Cook County, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2010 
    Family ID F0118  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Arthur Akers
    Arthur Akers
    Edwin Franklin Wales
    Edwin Franklin Wales
    Taken in 1944 Chicago area
    Wales Family & Extended Family & Friends
    Wales Family & Extended Family & Friends
    Back row Left to right
    Herman Hartwig, Julius Drewe, Ed Wales, Florence Drewe(Aunt Flo)
    2nd row
    Julie Drewe, Dorothy Wales, Annie Hartwig, Etta Wales, Ruth Wales
    Front
    Raymond Hartwig, Florence Wales
    Grandpa Wales
    Grandpa Wales
    Grandpa Wales and his team, mule and horse
    Grandpa Wales and his team, mule and horse
    Grandpa used his team to deliver ice and furniture. He also used them in the mines in Arizona.
    Grandpa Wales & Bobby
    Grandpa Wales & Bobby
    Grandpa 'Edwin' Wales, Robert Ellsworth Gillen, and Curly (Husband of Grandpa Wales' sister Estelle)

  • Notes 
    • No record in the 1910 Illinois or Indian Census Living at 2135 N. Wilnina Ave? Lived off Melvina Ave 2 blocks from Grand Ave.

  • Sources 
    1. [S0062] Marriage License Edwin Wales & Nina (Reliability: 3).